MLB—Suspended Cleveland RHP Winston Abreu three games and Cleveland manager Eric Wedge one game and fined Abreu an undisclosed amount for Abreu hitting Seattle 3B Jack Hannahan with a pitch after both teams were warned during Saturday’s game. Fined Seattle RHP Chris Jakubauskas and undisclosed amount for throwing at Cleveland OF Ben Francisco earlier in the same game. Suspended Florida RHP Burke Badenhop three games and Florida manager Fredi Gonzalez one game and fined Badenhop and undisclosed amount for hitting L.A. Dodgers 2B Orlando Hudson after both teams had been warned during Sunday’s game. Fined L.A. Dodgers RHP Jeff Weaver and undisclosed amount for hitting Florida SS Hanley Ramirez in the same game.
TAMPA BAY RAYS—Activated LHP Brian Shouse from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Dale Thayer to Durham (IL).
CINCINNATI REDS—Placed OF Chris Dickerson and RHP Micah Owings on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Drew Sutton and RHP Robert Manuel from Louisville (IL).
MILWAUKEE BREWERS—Optioned RHP Mike Burns to Nashville (PCL). Recalled LHP R.J. Swindle from Nashville.
NEW YORK METS—Fired vice president of player development Tony Bernazard.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Agreed to terms with RHP Dean Weaver.